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Fun at The Bleachworks

A very big THANK YOU to everyone who attended the fundraiser at The Bleachworks on Saturday 29th October.   There was fun and games, dancing, DJs and live performers, and a great time was had by all. Not only did everybody have an absolute blast, but you also helped us to raise money for a very […]

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Blackout Crew Putting A Donk On Pot Noodles

BOLTON donk pioneers, The Blackout Crew are getting ready to storm the charts again – with the soundtrack to the latest Pot Noodle advert. The Crew have provided the backing to the advert for Pot Noodle’s new “sticky rib” flavour, which is currently being aired on our TV screens. The video features rapping and dancing […]

Students In Harmony At Summer School Project

The thought of going back to school during the summer break would make most young people groan. But one group of students cannot get enough of education, especially when their study involves film making, writing and acting out radio plays as well as MCing and playing electronic musical instruments. The workshops were organised by the […]

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Just The Crew To Take Dance World By Storm

Youth Project Group Shoot Video And Hope For Second Hit Single   They met as members of a local youth project designed to get teenagers off the street. Now nine young men from Bolton are hoping to take the dance world by storm after releasing their second single and recording a £30,000 promotional video. Blackout […]

‘Rock School’ Is Forced To Close

Budding music stars of Bolton have been dealt a huge blow with the news at their “rock school” has been forced to close. The popular Harmony Youth Centre has run out of money, but organisers are hoping kindhearted businessmen and local musicians will step in to help. Young people, aged eight to twenty one, meet regularly […]

Blind Guitarist Craig’s Life Of Harmony

TALENTED musician Craig Slater is happy to share his skills with Bolton youngsters, even though he will never see the pleasure he brings. Craig, now 19, was born blind, but has developed skills by ear and is about to go to college to take an HND in music. In the meantime, he is volunteering to […]

Jazzy B with the kids of Harmony Youth Project

Jazzy B Set To Groove Into Town

LEGENDARY R&B singer Jazzy B could be visiting Bolton later this year to work with a youth project. After inviting a handful of teenagers from the Harmony Youth Project, based in Wordsworth Street, Halliwell, to his studios in London last week, the 90’s music legend wants to visit the town to meet all the youngsters involved. […]

Rachel Takes First Step To Stardom

Thirteen-year-old Rachel Crowe proved she could be the next Britney Spears or Natasha Bedingfied when she won Bolton’s Search For A Star competition. The young singer from Morris Green beat more than 30 youngsters from across the borough hoping for the prize of a deal with Bolton’s new record label, HYPe records, as well as […]

Bolton’s School Of Rock

PINK Floyd belted out a tune against the nation’s schools, exclaiming: “We don’t need no education.” But one school in Bolton is having no trouble attracting hordes of youngsters who feel they are in need of teaching. Then again, the educational establishment in question is no ordinary school, it is a school of rock, and […]

Pop Idols Of The Future

Young people in Halliwell are being given the chance to become the next Pop Idols with the opening of two state-of-the-art recording studios. The new centre has been kitted out with recording studios, a dance and drama studio and a multimedia suite. Budding pop stars are able to record tracks, produce CDs and videos in […]